Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

zhàng

  1. zhàng measure word zhang / a unit of length equal 3.3 meters
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: There are 10 尺 in one 丈 in the Chinese Market System of Weights and Measures (Unihan '丈')
  2. zhàng verb to measure
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
  3. zhàng noun zhang / ten chi (3.3 meters)
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: There are 10 尺 in one 丈 in the Chinese Market System of Weights and Measures
  4. zhàng noun gentleman / man / husband
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Unihan '丈')

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷五十二 志第四:  曆一 Volume 52 Treatises 5: Calendar 1 105
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十 志第十三 天文十三 Volume 60 Treatises 13: Astronomy 13 89
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十四 志第十七 五行二下 Volume 64 Treatises 17: Five Elements 2b 89
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷6  志第1 禮儀一 Volume 6 Treatises 1: Rites 1 55
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷三十二    志第二十二  天文二 Volume 32 Treatises 26: Astronomy 2 51
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷20 志第15 天文中 Volume 20 Treatises 15: Astronomy 2 45
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七十六 志第二十九 律曆九 Volume 76 Treatises 29: Measures and Calendar 9 41
History of Ming 《明史》 卷八十八 志第六十四 河渠六 Volume 88 Treatises 64: Rivers and Canals 6 41
History of Ming 《明史》 卷四十七 志第二十三 禮一 Volume 47 Treatises 23: Rites 1 39
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷六十六 志第十七下: 河渠三 Volume 66 Treatises 19: Rivers and Canals 3 38